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Williams leads Memphis past SE Missouri St. 87-57

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) - Elliot Williams scored 20 points, grabbed nine rebounds and handed out eight assists on Tuesday afternoon to lead Memphis to a 87-57 victory over Southeast Missouri State.

Doneal Mack added 19 points on 7 for 11 shooting from the field, including 4 for 8 from beyond the arc as Memphis (8-2) had five players to score in double figures. Wesley Witherspoon had 15 points, while Willie Kemp and Pierre Henderson-Niles finished with 10 apiece.

Cameron Butler led Southeast Missouri State (4-8) with 16 points, while Marland Smith scored 15.

Anthony Allison, Southeast Missouri StateÂ's leading scorer with a 10.5 average, was held to five points, missing 9 of his 10 shots from the field. The Redhawks shot 38.5 percent (20 of 52) for the game.

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